By John C. Tibbetts,James M. Welsh,Ray Bradbury

ISBN-10: 0810876760

ISBN-13: 9780810876767

First showing in 1976, American vintage Screen used to be the publishing arm of The nationwide movie Society. meant for students and normal readers drawn to motion pictures from the golden age of cinema and past, the journal ran for a decade and integrated unique interviews, profiles, and articles that delved deep into the wealthy heritage of Hollywood. individuals to the journal integrated famous teachers within the sector of movie reviews, in addition to self reliant students and authors wanting to extend the realm of cinema. because the periodical's dying, in spite of the fact that, a few of the essays and articles were tricky to find—at best—and often times, solely unavailable.

In American vintage monitor Profiles, editors John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh have assembled one of the most major and remarkable profiles written for the journal over its ten-year historical past. This assortment includes infrequent insights into a number of the brightest stars of yesteryear, in addition to proficient filmmakers, administrators and craftsmen alike, together with Fatty Arbuckle, child Peggy, Warner Baxter, Ralph Bellamy, Beulah Bondi, George M. Cohan, Cecil B. DeMille, Boris Karloff, Jayne Mansfield, Marilyn Monroe, Eleanor Powell, Robert Redford, Mickey Rooney, William Wellman, and Natalie wooden. This compendium of profiles recaptures the spirit and scholarship of that point and should attract either students and lovers who've an abiding curiosity within the American movie industry.

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